Boscastle is a pretty fishing village situated on the North Cornwall coast. Close to both coastline and countryside, this former bustling seaport is the perfect location for a holiday in Cornwall. With our selection of charming cottages in and around the village, you will be perfectly placed to explore the scenic countryside as well as visiting the many attractions on offer including the awesome Tintagel Castle.
Why visit Boscastle?
Boscastle is the ideal location for walkers, especially if you have a canine or two with you. Miles of countryside surround this pretty village with its charming stone buildings and the picturesque harbour is one of Cornwall’s most romantic places to explore.
Things to do in Boscastle:
Boscastle is home to plenty of historical buildings including the remains of Bottreaux Castle and Tintagel Castle, renowned birthplace of King Arthur. The Museum of Witchcraft is a popular day out as well as the unique Boscastle Blowhole near the harbour entrance.
Why stay in a Boscastle cottage?
Boscastle is packed with traditional thatched and white-washed cottages, giving the feeling of a typical Cornish village. Stay in this lovely area to visit the quirky little shops and cafes nearby as well as exploring the spectacular valleys. With or without your four-legged friend, we have a great range of Cornwall cottages in the village and surrounding area for every need.
Three must-see things in Boscastle:
- Boscastle Blowhole firing water into the air at low tide makes for spectacular viewing.
- The Museum of Witchcraft is home to the largest collection of witchcraft artefacts in the world.
- The beautiful country church of St Juliot was the place where the author Thomas Hardy met his future wife.